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Cyberport Community Cloud
Cyberport Community Cloud offers easy-to-use and self-provisioning Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) to Cyberport tenants and start-ups.
To subscribe for your free Community Cloud service for application deployment and testing, please apply for your user account via http://cloudadmin.cyberport.hk/.
Nomination for FbStart programme
FbStart is a global program designed to help start-ups build and grow their business. It provides year-round technical support from Facebook, an exclusive community of global start-ups, free credits to tools and services from dozens of premier partners, training on Facebook Developer Tools, and more.
As one of the partners of the Programme, Cyberport could nominate start-ups to apply for FbStart. If you are interested in this accelerator programme by Facebook helping mobile developers, please send an email to email@example.com.
Open API for VISA brings opportunities for Cyberport
VISA has just released a set of new open API to developers. Please refer the collection of categories at https://developer.visa.com/apicatalog. Developers can now tap to real data to build your prototypes and present real stories to demonstrate how disruptive your FinTech solutions can make a difference to Financial Service Institute (FSI).
Useful Website for Internship Staff Recruitment (JIJIS)
Please make use of the JIJIS service (https://www.jijis.org.hk) for hiring internship staff. Please visit the website and do the registration to open your company account.
Microsoft BizSpark Programme: registration for new incubatees
Microsoft BizSpark is a global program that helps software Start-ups succeed by giving them access to software development tools, connecting them with key industry players, and providing marketing visibility. Microsoft Hong Kong joins hands with Hong Kong Cyberport to provide BizSpark program to incubatees. The programme also includes access to Windows Azure, a flexible, comprehensive, and powerful cloud platform for the creation of web applications and services. To register for BizSpark programme membership, you can go to https://bizspark.microsoft.com/.
You are cordially invited to join the Start-up Clinic with PwC on 7 Apr.
Start-up Clinic provides free one-on-one personal consultation on different topics relevant to start-ups. Cyberport is delighted to invite the representative from PwC as consultant to provide Cyberport start-ups a chance to privately meet-up. Please find the details as below:
Date: 7 Apr 2017 (Friday)
Time: 10:00 – 17:00
Venue: Meeting Room 4, Smart-Space FinTech, Level 4, Core E, Cyberport 3, 100 Cyberport Road, Hong Kong
Topic: Fund raising and finance
Consultant from PwC are going to offer advice to each start-up for 30 minutes one-on-one consultation session. Interested parties can sign up HERE on or before 4 Apr 2017 (Tuesday).
Limited time slots are available and confirmation email will be sent to successful applicants.
Please feel free to contact Ms. Sarah Chan at 31663814 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have enquiry. Thank you.
About the Consultant:
[Complimentary Pass] IES 2017 Thematic Forum: Global FinTech Innovation (10 Apr)
Cyberport is organising a signature FinTech conference, the Internet Economy Summit 2017 Thematic Forum: Global FinTech Innovation on Apr 10, with keynote speakers from R3 and Ant Financial Services Group, plus HKMA, SFC, top banks and FinTech start-ups. We would like to invite you to join the event. Complimentary passes will be offered to Cyberport start-ups (original fee @HK$500) by simply register at the below link.
Date: 10 April 2017 (Monday)
Time: 09:00 – 12:20
Venue: Convention Hall, Level 1, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Should you have any inquiry, please feel free to contact us at 3166 3900 / email@example.com.
Look forward to seeing you soon. Thank you.
Smart-Space Events (Apr)
Be Supporting Partner - Tech Startups Media Pitch Day - Co-organized by HKTDC and HelloReporter (13 Apr)
On behalf of Cyberport Startup Alumni Association, you are cordially invited to be a supporting partner of the Tech Startups Media Pitch Day, please refer to the message from the organizer below:
HKTDC and HelloReporter are going to co-organize Tech Startups Media Pitch Day at HKCEC on 13 April 2017. It will be the first time for bringing the latest startups’ media relations concept to the Asia’s largest spring electronics fair & ICT International Expo. Selected 8 tech startups will have the chance to the pitch 4 journalists face-to-face for potential media coverage. We are happy to have Journalists from HK01, SCMP, Oriental Daily and PCM to be our media judges.
To help your member to get potential media coverage, we sincerely invite you to be our Supporting Partner of the Tech Startups Media Pitch Day. It helps your members who are Tech Startups Entrepreneurs to have a great opportunity to pitch the media face-to-face.
Tech Startups Media Pitch Day:
· Time: 1200 – 1345, 13 April 17
· Place: Hall3FG Concourse, 3/F, HKCEC
· Media Judge: Journalists from HK01, SCMP, Oriental Daily, and PCM
o Previous attended journalists of Media Pitch Day: Apple Daily, Ming Pao, Metro Daily, East Week Magazine, Unwire.
o Over 20 media coverages were created from Previous Media Pitch Day & Generate millions of AD dollars.
· 8 Pitching Tech Startups Entrepreneurs
o Selected from exhibitors of Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Spring Edition) & International ICT Expo
o Selected from public via supporting organizations:
§ Previous supporting organizations: Cyberport Alumni Asso., Science Park, WTIA, Internet Society HK, HKUST BASE, CityU Apps Lab, CUHK Pi Centre, StartupDigest, CMX HK, Cocoon, Tuspark & The Hive, WYND, Retro Spot, The Wave (selected pitching teams need to attend as exhibitor of Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Spring Edition) with 2000 HKD subsidy)
o Tech Startups Entrepreneurs to pitch their story to media for 5 min
o 5 min Media Q&A
o Then media judges will comment and give a judgement: 1. Interested in interview 2. To be explored 3. No Interest
o Winner announcement (Winner is the one who make the most media judges interested in interviewing them)
· Selection Criteria
o Great Story & Product
o Not yet over-exposed to media
o The selected teams must place promotional materials / flyers at Cyberport booth in ICT Expo
If you are willing to be our supporting organization of the Tech Startups Media Pitch Day, it will be awesome!
What we hope you to help
· Tech Startups Entrepreneurs Nomination by You (It still has to go through the vetting but we will pay close attention to your nominated Tech Startups Entrepreneurs)
· Email promotion
· Facebook post promotion
· Pls send me your logo :)
· Your support is the most important!
What we can do for you
· Feature your logo on our website
· Feature your logo on our PPT in front of media
· Feature you as supporting org on our press release for media
· Exposure to TDC’s expo attendants from the globe and also email subscribers
Important Date & Detail
· Cross-promote on email & facebook next week
· Selected team can receive free HelloReporter’s PR Workshop or Consultation
· Media Pitch Day: 13 April 17
· Event Website: http://tdcmediapitchday.helloreporter.io
Hope you can support the Tech Startups Entrepreneurs together! Please reply “Yes” if you are willing to be our supporting organization :)
HelloReporter & HelloPR
2017 Apps of the Year (Deadline: 1 May)
Cyberport Digital Tech Internship Programme 2017: e+Startup Internship
Free tickets for the Internet Economy Summit 2017
Internet Economy Summit 2017 Main Forum
Date: 12 April 2017 (Wednesday)
Time: 09:00 – 18:00
Theme : “Shaping the Internet Economy for Growth”
Venue: Convention Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Each company/CCMF project will be entitled with two complimentary tickets (original price: HK$1,000 per ticket) by first-come-first-served basis. Register via HERE to reserve your seats by 4 Apr 2017(Tue)!
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Finland 100 – PolyU Innovation and Technology Development Lecture (21 Apr)
Chinaccelerator 8x8 Shanghai (8 Apr)
Dear Cyberport Community Members,
As an event partner, we are pleased to invite you to join the captioned event. Please refer to the details below.
北京 3/25 (周六)
上海 4/8 (周六)
演讲者 | 北京站
Thomas Graziani | WalktheChat 联合创始人
吴家煜 | 清华x-lab联合设计中心主管
Adam Morley | 资深互联网行业咨询师
Adam是一位产品经理，他十分注重用户的体验与联系。他曾在猎豹移动Cheetah Mobile工作，作为核心成员参与推出了公司核心产品之一：猎豹清理大师（Clean Master）。目前Adam是一名咨询师，为互联网、移动产品提供指导，旨在解决市场壁垒以及更好地留住曾经获取的用户。
Martin Barnes | 演讲训练导师
Martin Barnes是一位平面设计师，曾在伦敦进修。从交互设计、广告设计、创意指导、品牌设计、摄影到项目推广，他在这个行业有着足足15年的专业经验。目前，他经营了一家提供演讲咨询的创意工作室“创想如山 ” （Mountains of Imagination）。
Geoffrey Handley | 连续创业家、投资人、NEST导师
Dirk Eschenbacher | ZANADU创始合伙人
Benjamin Qiu | Loeb & Loeb LLP合伙人
Will Zhang | 北京海外学人中心人才发展专家
演讲者 | 上海站
18: 00 - 18: 30 入场 & 交流（免费啤酒、烤肠）
18: 30 - 18: 45 开场介绍
18: 45 - 19:05 中国加速第11期亮相
19: 05 - 20:20 八个八分钟的创业故事
20: 30 - 自由交流至深夜
时间：2017/03/25 (周六) 6pm-9:30pm
地点: 北京东四北大街107号科林大厦B座107 科技寺
时间：2017/4/8 (周六) 6pm-9:30pm
The world meets at Microsoft Inspire (Washington, D.C., 9 - 13 July, 2017)